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Politics May 20Trump tells ex-counsel McGahn to defy congressional subpoena
Democrats have been eager to hear from McGahn, a key figure in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation who described ways in which the president sought to curtail the probe.
Politics May 17Michael Flynn described efforts to interfere with his Mueller probe cooperation, filing shows
Former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn told the special counsel's office that people connected to the Trump administration and Congress sought to influence his cooperation with the Russia investigation, prosecutors said in a court filing made public Thursday.
Politics May 14AP source: Barr launches new inquiry into origins of Russia probe
Attorney General William Barr has appointed John Durham, the U.S. attorney in Connecticut, to conduct the inquiry.
Nation May 10Maria Butina saw U.S. political analysis as ‘valuable’ to Russia
Maria Butina, who admitted covertly gathering intelligence on the NRA and other groups, spoke to NPR in an interview.
Politics May 09WATCH: Hundreds gather at farewell ceremony for Rod Rosenstein
Rosenstein's exit from the Justice Department caps a tenure marked by a tumultuous relationship with President Donald Trump, which involved some of the most consequential moments of the president's term so far.
Politics May 07WATCH: FBI chief Wray breaks with Barr on use of term ‘spying’
FBI Director Chris Wray told senators that "spying" is not the term he would use for court-authorized surveillance conducted by the bureau.
Politics Apr 30Trump sues banks to try to block House subpoenas for records
President Donald Trump, his family and the Trump Organization filed a lawsuit against Deutsche Bank and Capital One in an attempt to block congressional subpoenas seeking their banking and financial records.
Politics Apr 29Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to resign May 11
Rosenstein's departure had been expected since the confirmation of William Barr as attorney general. The White House nominated a replacement for the department's No. 2 slot weeks ago.
Nation Apr 19Trump blasts ex-advisers who say he tried to stop Mueller
Tweeting on a rainy Friday from his Mar-a-Lago club in Palm Beach, Florida, Trump lashed out at people who cooperated with Mueller’s team.
Politics Apr 18Redacted Mueller report released to Congress, public
Mueller's report reveals President Donald Trump's efforts to seize control of the Russia probe and force the special counsel's removal.